Weston Junior FC is the latest Northern NSW Football club to gain level 1 accreditation with the National Club Accreditation Scheme.
NNSWF club development officer Phillip Andrews along with Hunter Valley Football representatives presented the club at their March committee meeting with the their level 1 certificate.
Andrews said level 1 accreditation through the NCAS was a signal to sponsors, grant providers, club members and the community that Weston Junior FC has ensured their governance was in order.
He said they were also sending a strong message that the committee was motivated to improve opportunities for playing football in Weston.
‘’Weston Junior FC has ambitions to grow and better serve the needs of all junior footballers in the Weston area," Andrews said
"The core group of committee members running Weston Junior FC have been together for a few years and are beginning to make positive changes at an administration level while initiating their plan to attract new players and grow the number of returning players.
“Weston Junior FC ran a successful MiniRoos Kick-Off program in 2018 aimed directly at attracting young footballers to their club and plan to provide this opportunity again this year.
"The committee is excited about the increase in registrations for 2019 and they are extremely proud that they will be fielding four female only MiniRoos teams this season.”
Other football clubs within Northern NSW who are interested in finding out more about the National Club Development Scheme can contact Phillip Andrews on 02 4941 7206 at the Northern NSW Football Community Football team.